WARWICK, Mass. (WWLP) – The Northwestern District Attorney’s Office has released the name of the mother killed in Saturday’s fire in Warwick.
The mother has been identified 42-year-old Lucinda Seago. She and four of her children, ages 7, 9, 12 and 15, were killed in the fire.
The father and one child were able to escape. They were taken to a hospital in Keene, New Hampshire and are expected to survive.
The State Fire Marshal’s Office says the fire was an accident caused by a wood stove in the kitchen at 405 Richmond Road. It started just before 1:00am Saturday morning.
16 fire departments worked to put out the flames.
Warwick is a town in Franklin County with fewer than 800 residents. The two parents were part of the town government.